Worship Arts Resources Burning Bowl

Worship Arts Resources​

Please email me immediately if any of these links are broken.

Standard info

Address:  200 8th Ave N, Seattle WA 98109.  
Entry:  Before 7:45, if possible enter via the underground parking garage elevator.  After 7:45 front door is open.  If you are locked out, text my cell.  Erin’s cell is 206-422-1740 for emergencies.
Parking:  You may park in the underground parking accessible via the alley behind our building, entrance is midway down the block. Park in the Seattle Unity staff spots, by our elevator. Street parking is also free on Sunday.
Sanctuary is level 2.
Network:   Unity-Guest — Password: Beherenow

Please print any charts/lyrics/texts that you need. Many folks use tablet readers, wifi info above^.  We have no printers available on site.


Order of Service and links for Burning Bowl Sunday 12/31/2023 

Church staff: Rev. Karen Lindvig, Rev. Diane Robertson, Karen R Smith, Michael O’ Larick
Community Representatives:  none this time
Worship Arts: Steve Peha, Dahlia Cohen, Carolyn Burton, Olivia Hamilton, Jesse Whitford, Orlando Morales, Erin McGaughan and I hope one other singer?
Technical:  Nick Charlton, audio; David Comeaux, livestream

7:00 a.m. Nick opens garage, sets up tech.
7:50 a.m. All musicians/singers on site. Instrumentalists needing equipment set-up time, please arrive earlier.
8:00 a.m. Worship Arts work-thru.
9:00 a.m. FAST cue to cue, with Rev, full tech, platform guests and readers.
9:30 a.m. House open; recorded music.
10:00 a.m. service, done by 11:15ish.

Stage plot is below

Livestream techs:   Main slides are here; holding slides are here

Step By Step

8 -9 — work thru of music (and some slides)
Livestream techs please make sure the rehearsal is not broadcast or audible to L1 or L3.

9 — quick cue-thru with Rev, readers, platform guests, slides, tech elements.
Livestream techs after this, please send the Announcements+Connections vid on loop to all monitors, L1, Sanctuary and L3.  Continue til service starts.

9:30 – House open, Nick please play recorded music til prelude starts.

1) 9:56 or so:   BAND in-room prelude –  instrumental band choice
Livestream techs  please start livestream when band begins; please run the Announcements+Connections vid in-room and on-line during prelude til service starts.

2) 10:00: Erin starts service
Livestream techs  As usual, use logo holding slide for in-room as appropriate throughout.

3) All – Down By the Riverside –  trad
2nd line, party like a it’s NYE baby
lyric chords
Band segue into Do Lord during prayer

4) Karen – Opening Statement
Livestream techs  Opening Statement slide

5) All – Do Lord – trad
same tempo/vibe, don’t let it get country.

6) Karen – Welcomes, Mission, Announcements, cues meet n greet
Livestream techs  Mission slide, as needed.  

7) Meet-n-greet – 1 minute max – band choice
Livestream techs: Announcements vid only  for all;  note:  run it once only
Then go to live cameras for online; and to logo holding slide for in-room.  

8) All – Oh Oh I Got to Let Go  by me

9)  Steve and band – Alfie – by Burt Bacharach
Steve please give spoken intro?
chart in G – though here’s one in A if we need it.

10) Talk – Rev. Karen. includes meditation that may need keys underscoring
Livestreamer techs: go to nature pic holding slide

11)  Offering – Karen cues the offering
Livestream techs : Offering Prayer slide, then back to nature slide

12) All – God Has Smiled on Me to cover the money-moving here.
I can do the verse.

13) Meditation – writing

14) Close – Karen

15) All – I Release – trad
Dahlia, this intro is yours! Olivia plz head upstairs and begin singing As I Lay Down My Burden
Sample 1   and Sample 2  for variant ideas.
Livestream techs on last words, go to credit slide then end livestream

13) Orlando/Jesse,  in-room postlude
SINGERS head up to the patio and join Olivia on My Soul Rises Up